Education Focus 2019: Leander ISD scores, ratings

The above tables reveal test results from the 2018-19 State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness, or STAAR, exam for Leander ISD. Community Impact Newspaper publishes STAAR results by campus and school district.

The tables also identify the Texas Education Agency’s 2018-19 accountability ratings for campuses based on the new A-F accountability system. The STAAR scores shown are for the spring 2019 administration of the test, but the TEA accountability ratings factor in additional administrations and other factors.

- Leander ISD approves $366.65 million budget


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